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    I'm deliberating whether to go to a University thats a 4hour drive away versus another University which 45 minutes away .
    I don't know whether the 45 minute drive is too much to do twice a day or whether I should just move away/stay in halls??
    I'm quite a shy person and the social aspect of uni doesn't really appeal to me, and living at home would mean I wouldn't need to get a job whilst studying - but don't know whether I would be seriously missing out by staying at home.
    Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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    (Original post by skye1234)
    I'm deliberating whether to go to a University thats a 4hour drive away versus another University which 45 minutes away .
    I don't know whether the 45 minute drive is too much to do twice a day or whether I should just move away/stay in halls??
    I'm quite a shy person and the social aspect of uni doesn't really appeal to me, and living at home would mean I wouldn't need to get a job whilst studying - but don't know whether I would be seriously missing out by staying at home.
    Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
    An hour and a halfs travelling is quite a lot when you consider you ll have to find a parking space which can be an issue for some universities, could you comfortably afford halls?
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    (Original post by skye1234)
    I'm deliberating whether to go to a University thats a 4hour drive away versus another University which 45 minutes away .
    I don't know whether the 45 minute drive is too much to do twice a day or whether I should just move away/stay in halls??
    I'm quite a shy person and the social aspect of uni doesn't really appeal to me, and living at home would mean I wouldn't need to get a job whilst studying - but don't know whether I would be seriously missing out by staying at home.
    Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
    I'd move out. I went through the same and I felt like I was missing out. Living on my own in a big city totally changed me. Commuting will only make you tired and you won't make any friends. You can try - even if just for a couple of months or just one year, if it's not your thing then you can always go back home.
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    I'm staying at home and my journey is 45 mins - it's not too bad of a commute tbh and doesn't actually take up too much time. If you don't care for the social aspect, you may as well just stay at home because much of the 'uni life' revolves around being social. That being said, it's not like you'll be ignored in a box alone if you live at home - many people in my course do and everyone gets along fine.
 
 
 

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